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Courses

Core Courses

Unless otherwise stated, all of these courses are 45 hours, 3 credits. Please see the link at left for current course offerings.

  • Chem. 60100 Project Teach (1 1/2 hours weekly during fall term, no credit)
  • Chem. 71000 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Chem. 73000 Polymer Chemistry
  • Chem. 75000 Advanced Organic Chemistry I, Physical Organic
  • Chem. 75100 Advanced Organic Chemistry II, Synthetic Organic
  • Chem. 75200 Quantum Organic Chemistry (Prerequisite: Chem. 76000)
  • Chem. 76000 Introductory Quantum Chemistry
  • Chem. 76100 Spectroscopy (Prerequisite: Chem. 76000)
  • Chem. 77000 Chemical Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics, and Chemical Kinetics (60 hours, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 78000 Chemical Information Sources (15 hours lecture, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 78500 Introduction to Nanotechnology and Materials (60 hours, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79001 Basic Laboratory Techniques for Research in Analytical, Physical, and Inorganic Chemistry (15 hours lecture, 105 hours laboratory, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79002 Basic Laboratory Techniques for Research in Organic Chemistry (15 hours lecture, 105 hours laboratory, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79003 Basic Laboratory Techniques for Research in Polymer Chemistry (15 hours lecture, 105 hours laboratory, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79041 Basic Laboratory Techniques for Research in Molecular Biophysics I (15 hours lecture, 105 hours laboratory, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79051 Basic Laboratory Techniques for Research in Nanotechnology and Materials Chemistry I (15 hours lecture, 105 hours laboratory, 4 credits)
  • Chem. 79500 First Level Laboratory Research (Credit and hours variable. Only for students who have not passed the First Examination. Permission of Executive Officer and student's research advisor is required.)

 

Seminar Courses

  • Chem. 80501 Advanced Seminar in Theoretical, Physical, and Inorganic Chemistry (15 hours, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 80511 Advanced Seminar in Organic Chemistry (15 hours, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 80521 Advanced Seminar in Analytical Chemistry (15 hours, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 80531 Advanced Seminar in Polymer Chemistry (15 hours, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 80541 Advanced Seminar in Molecular Biophysics (15 hours, 1 credit)
  • Chem. 80551 Advanced Seminar in Nanotechnology and Materials Chemistry (15 hours, 1 credit)

Special Topics Courses

Courses in specialized areas will be offered for the partial fulfillment of the 60 credit requirement. Admission to these Special Topics, 80000-level courses is restricted to students who have completed the required fundamental 70000-level courses or to other students upon permission of the instructor and the Executive Officer.

  • Chem. 81900 Special Topics in Inorganic Chemistry
  • Chem. 83901 Advanced Polymer Chemistry I, Structure and Mechanisms in Polymerization (Prerequisite: Chem. 73000)
  • Chem. 83902 Advanced Polymer Chemistry II, Characterization and Properties of Polymers (Prerequisite: Chem. 73000)
  • Chem. 84903 Chemical Separations
  • Chem. 84904 Electroanalytical Chemistry
  • Chem. 84905 Analytical Spectroscopy
  • Chem. 84908 Light Microscope and Microchemical Analysis for Analytical Chemists (20 hours lecture, 60 hours laboratory, 3 credits)
  • Chem. 84909 Microscopy and Microanalysis for Chemists
  • Chem. 85900 Special Topics in Organic Chemistry 
  • Chem. 85902 Organic Chemistry of Heterocycles
  • Chem. 86900 Special Topics in Physical Chemistry
  • Chem. 86919 X-Ray Crystal Structure Analysis
  • Chem. 86921 Computational Chemistry

Dissertation Courses

  • Chem. 81000 Research for the Doctoral Dissertation (Credits variable. Prerequisite: First Examination)
  • Chem. 89000 Special Lectures in Chemistry (Hours and credits variable (15 hours per credit))
  • Chem. 90000 Dissertation Supervision (1 credit. Prerequisite: Advancement to candidacy)